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OPT 1130 Lean Operations

Lean operations principles including lead time reduction, containerization, module design, standardized work and Takt time, Kanban, 5S's and Office Lean. Two classroom, two lab hours per week.

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Industrial Engineering Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: OPT 1101 


  • Give examples and explain the differences between traditional operations and Lean operations.
  • Working on sub-teams, create a fully functional workcell that will produce a product on demand with the least labor, equipment and inventory.
  • Working on teams, integrate systems such as labor, equipment, information, calculations into an outcome that will produce a specified product and demand in the most efficient manner.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 2